Die Übersetzung von "wait" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch

wait

verb uk /weɪt/ us /weɪt/

A1 to stay in a place until someone or something arrives

esperar, aguardar
I’m waiting for Harry.
How long did you wait for a taxi?
can’t wait to do something informal

A2 used to say how excited you are about something that you are going to do

não ver a hora de fazer algo
I can’t wait to see him.
wait a minute, second, etc.

B1 said in order to interrupt someone, or to get their attention, or when you have suddenly thought of something important

espere um minuto, um segundo, etc.
Now, wait a moment – I don’t agree with that.
keep someone waiting

to be late so that someone has to wait for you

fazer alguém esperar
I’m sorry that I kept you waiting.

Phrasal Verb (n)

noun [ no plural ] uk /weɪt/ us /weɪt/

the act of staying in a place until someone or something arrives or someone or something is ready for you

espera
We had a long wait at the airport.

(Die Übersetzung von "wait" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)